Events & Education

2011 Sustainability Summit

Monday, September 12 - Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive [map]
Scottsdale, AZ 85255-5802

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The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), working together as the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA), are pleased to announce the 2011 Sustainability Summit, bringing together retailers, manufacturers, government and advocacy groups around the common goal of environmentally and socially responsible business practices.

This conference will help drive sustainability into the core of your business by:

Sharing policies, programs and model practices from companies that are realizing the benefits of being sustainable.

Providing retailers and manufacturers with a roadmap for building successful environmental sustainability partnerships with trading partners.

Raising the profile of the food, CPG and retailing industries with industry stakeholders, policymakers and NGOs that are open to collaboration around common goals.

Providing strategic networking opportunities between stakeholders to share best practices and seek common solutions and cutting-edge innovations to improve the environment, society and the bottom-line.

<B>Don't miss this opportunity to turn sustainability into a competitive advantage for your company.</B>

Related Web Pages and Sites:
http://www.tpasustainabilitysummit.org

Related Files:
Program Overview

Registration Includes:
Registration includes all meeting materials, continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, lunches and receptions. Fee does not include your hotel accommodations or dinners.

Who Should Attend:
Your company's sustainability leadership group should attend, along with senior executives looking to incorporate sustainability into strategic business planning and representatives from the affected functional areas of operations including marketing, communications, and procurement. Key officials from government, NGOs and advocacy groups that are interested in partnerships with the CPG and retailing industries should also attend.

Registration Fees:
These fees are available through 09/07/2011
Name Price
Earth Day Rate - FMI/GMA Retailer/Wholesaler Member $715.00  
FMI/GMA Retailer/Wholesaler Member $795.00  
Earth Day Rate - FMI/GMA Manufacturers and Sales Agencies $715.00  
FMI/GMA Manufacturers and Sales Agencies $795.00  
Earth Day Rate - FMI/GMA Technology/Service Providers $1,285.00  
FMI/GMA Technology/Service Providers $1,425.00  
Earth Day Rate - Non-Member $1,795.00  
Non-Member $1,995.00  
Earth Day Rate - NGO/Government $535.00  
NGO/Government (approval req'd) $595.00  

 

Special Events
Name Price Available To
Pre-Summit Session: How to Put the "Sustainable" Into Your Product Sourcing  
     Fee for Pre-Summit Session: How to Put the "Sustainable" Into Your Product Sourcing (early-bird) $150.00   Domestic Ret./Whslr.
Canadian Ret./Whslr.
International Ret./Whslr.
NAPAR
Association Council
Associate Member (2005 or earlier)
Silver Level Membership
Gold Level Membership
Platinum Level Membership
Platinum Plus Level Membership
Guest
Bronze Level Membership
NonMember
     Fee for Pre-Summit Session: How to Put the "Sustainable" Into Your Product Sourcing $150.00   Domestic Ret./Whslr.
Canadian Ret./Whslr.
International Ret./Whslr.
NAPAR
Association Council
Associate Member (2005 or earlier)
Silver Level Membership
Gold Level Membership
Platinum Level Membership
Platinum Plus Level Membership
Guest
Bronze Level Membership
NonMember
Sustainable Seafood: How to Identify, Source and Communicate with Integrity  
     Fee for Sustainable Seafood: How to Identify, Source and Communicate with Integrity (early-bird) $75.00   Domestic Ret./Whslr.
Canadian Ret./Whslr.
International Ret./Whslr.
NAPAR
Association Council
Associate Member (2005 or earlier)
Silver Level Membership
Gold Level Membership
Platinum Level Membership
Platinum Plus Level Membership
Guest
Bronze Level Membership
NonMember
     Fee for Sustainable Seafood: How to Identify, Source and Communicate with Integrity $75.00   Domestic Ret./Whslr.
Canadian Ret./Whslr.
International Ret./Whslr.
NAPAR
Association Council
Associate Member (2005 or earlier)
Silver Level Membership
Gold Level Membership
Platinum Level Membership
Platinum Plus Level Membership
Guest
Bronze Level Membership
NonMember


Cancellation and Other Policies:
ONLINE HOTEL RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/tpas

Notify the registrar in writing, by email to register@fmi.org or fax 202.220.0830. A full refund, minus a $75 processing fee per registration, is granted when a cancellation is received prior to August 26, 2011. A 60% refund is granted if cancellation is received by September 2, 2011. No refund if notification is received after September 2, 2011. Registration questions? Contact Amma Owusu at register@fmi.org or 202.220.0662.